Introduction to Green Woodwork with Celi McCutcheon
Spend a great day discovering how to turn a beautiful and functional wooden item from green wood on the pole lathe with Celi McCutcheon. Using hand-tools you’ll craft a functional object out of a log, such as a dibber or a potato masher, using an axe, drawknife and pole lathe, learning many new skills on the way. Things you’ll learn include: - Wood selection - Splitting out the blank - Shaping the blank with an axe - Further shaping with a drawknife and shavehorse - Using a range of chisels on the pole lathe to turn the item - Finishing tips Best of all, not only will gain all this knowledge, but you’ll come away a beautifully turned wooden item of your very own.
What's included in the price?
All tools & materials are included. We also provide teas etc and snacks. There is access to a microwave if you need to heat up the lunch you bring.
Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts
- Public transport
- Parking provided
- Suitable for beginners